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The song of an innocent bystander

  title={The song of an innocent bystander},
  author={I. Bone},
Ten years ago, nine-year-old Freda Opperman walked into a fast-food restaurant and lost control of her future. She was one of twelve people held hostage by a gunman protesting about corporate corruption. Two people died - the restaurant manager and the gunman. Only Freda saw what happened. Now, it's all in the past and she doesn't want to remember - but someone won't let her forget... 
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